|Sachs (German zaks)|
|1.||Hans (hans). 1494--1576, German master shoemaker and Meistersinger, portrayed by Wagner in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg|
|2.||Nelly (Leonie). 1891--1970, German Jewish poet and dramatist, who escaped from Nazi Germany and settled in Sweden. Her works include Eli: A Mystery Play of the Sufferings of Israel (1951) and `O the Chimneys', a poem about the Nazi extermination camps. Nobel prize for literature 1966 jointly with Shmuel Yosef Agnon|
|a chattering or flighty, light-headed person.|
|an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.|
German burgher, meistersinger, and poet who was outstanding for his popularity, output, and aesthetic and religious influence. He is idealized in Richard Wagner's opera Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg.
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